Why are we so fascinated by ancient Egypt? Is it because Egyptian treasures are rich and colourful? Is it because we can't work out how pyramids were really built? Is it because of the mystical curses, which seem to inflict anyone who opens up the tomb of a pharaoh? Richly illustrated in colours that make Egyptian art so appealing, E is for Egypt feeds our fascination with this ancient civilisation. It provides an alphabetical guide to its most bizarre and funny facts, which is as entertaining to adults as it is to children.
For ages 4-9 years